Who to Call?

For Power Outages please call 911

Contact the Louisiana Legislative Auditor (LLA) if you suspect the misappropriation (theft), fraud, waste, or abuse of public funds by anyone. Report Fraud

If you or someone you know is having a problem, please let us know by using the contact information below or by filling out the form on this page and we will get in touch with you.

John Doe
337-937-8401
johndoe@townoferath.org

STREETS DEPARTMENT – 337.937.6241
  • Report malfunctioning traffic signals
  • Branches / items in the street
  • Streets and drainage
  • Damaged sidewalks or potholes
  • Missing or damaged street signs
Electrical Department – 337.937.6241
  • New Utility Accounts/Transfers/Disconnects
  • Questions about billing
  • Malfunctioning street lights
  • Damaged utility lines
  • Low hanging branches in power lines
  • Electrical outages

Note: Some customers in the city may receive their electrical/utility service from another provider. Those providers are
listed below:

  • SLEMCO – 1-888-2SLEMCO (1-888-275-3626)
  • Entergy – 1-800-9OUTAGE (1-800-968-8243)
  • CenterPoint Energy – 888-876-5786 (to report a leak)
  • 800-477-0177 (customer service)
Water Department – 337.937.4398
  • Issues with Fire hydrants
  • Broken Water lines
Vermilion Parish Animal (Rabies) Control – 337.643.3160
  • Stray cats or dogs
  • Wild animals
  • Animal cruelty
  • Violations of leash laws
Vermilion Parish Solid Waste Disposal – 337.898.4338
  • Residential garbage Collection problems
  • Replacement trash receptacles
  • Roadside refuse pickup
Police Department – Emergency: 911 – Non Emergency: 337.937.5651

Non-emergency issues

  • Neighborhood watch
  • Loud Music
  • Loitering
  • Abandoned Vehicles
  • Juvenile Curfew/truancy
Fire Department – Emergency: 911 – Non Emergency: 337.937.8176
  • Non-emergency issues
  • Smoke alarm inspections
  • Burn notices
  • School visits on fire safety